One of our newest book clubs meets the fourth Thursday of the month at 7 pm. The Science Fiction & Fantasy Book Club is moderated by our own Amber, Receiving manager. We will read both adult and young adult science fiction and fantasy novels, with a focus on award winners, diverse characters and authors, and strong female and male protagonists. Any and all readers are welcome (over age 15 please).
November 30 - Grave Mercy by Robin LaFevers, in conjunction with the FOREVER YOUNG YA for Adults Book Club (NOTE: This meeting is on the 5TH Thursday, NOT the 4th, due to Thanksgiving!)
December - no meeting
January 25 - The Immortals by Jordanna Max Brodsky
set star] "Fiction and history coalesce in a rich, ripping tale of assassinations, political intrigue and religion. . . . LaFevers' ambitious tapestry includes poison and treason and murder, valor and honor and slow love, suspense and sexuality and mercy.
One of The View's Summer Picks, 2017
Manhattan has many secrets. Some are older than the city itself.
The city sleeps. Selene DiSilva walks her dog along the banks of the Hudson. She is alone -- just the way she likes it. She doesn't believe in friends, and she doesn't speak to her family. Most of them are simply too dangerous.